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Fourth of July: Celebrating America's indivisible uniqueness
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In his “Letters From an American Farmer,” J. Hector St. John Crevecoeur wrote in 1782: “Here individuals of ... He wrote: “Happily. The government of the United States gives to bigotry no sanction, to persecution no assistance, requires only that they ...
America's immigrant dream collides with nativist nightmares
No, not the reproaches of immigration officers as they set about deporting incoming Iranian PhDs or Iraqi grandmas as per the instructions of Donald Trump's travel ban, but a beer commercial with attitude. Super Bowl Sunday, at once the holy grail of ...
Fire at St. Monica's Church in Creve Coeur
CREVE COEUR, MO (KPLR) - Bomb and arson investigators are looking into a fire that started Tuesday evening at St. Monica Catholic Church in Creve Coeur. "Because of the nature of it being a church, we did call the regional St. Louis Bomb and Arson in ...
Memorial Day travel expected to hit a 12-year high — and summer travel will be up too
Pat Blassie, the owner of Altair Travel and Cruises in Brentwood, and John Heimburger, president of TravelPlex in Creve Coeur and St. Peters, also said travel domestically and internationally from St. Louis is strong right now. They said the ...
Trump asks Supreme Court to reinstate travel ban
Pekin Daily Times
WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration has asked the Supreme Court to immediately reinstate its ban on travelers from six mostly Muslim countries and refugees from anywhere in the world, saying the U.S. will be safer if the policy is put in place.
Monsanto and Bayer say they expect to spend $16 billion on R&D over six years
The statement came after a spokesman for President-elect Donald Trump said Germany's Bayer had pledged to boost its investments in the United States as part of its deal to buy Creve Coeur-based Monsanto, investing $8 billion in R&D. The companies' ...
Bayer will keep Monsanto jobs, invest billions in R&D if merger is approved: Report
Green card holders from Trump-restricted countries may not be allowed into US
WASHINGTON — The US government will not automatically allow green card holders who traveled to countries placed under a temporary travel ban back into the United States, two sources familiar with the matter told CNN. Instead, those travelers will have ...
Coal, solar stocks fall as US set to ditch Paris climate deal
NEW YORK • Coal stocks continued to underperform the broader U.S. market on Wednesday and renewable energy stocks also fell after media reported the United States will withdraw from a global pact to fight climate change. President Donald Trump will ...
Trump issues revised travel ban for six majority-Muslim countries
President Trump took a second swing at his temporary travel ban Monday, this time targeting travelers from six majority Muslim countries and crafting his executive order in ways intended to survive challenges in U.S. courts. The new ban, which goes ...
Executive Order Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into The United States
St. Louis Zoo needs your vote to win 'Best US Zoo' title
ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – USA Today has nominated the St. Louis Zoo to the 10 Best Readers' Choice contest for “Best Zoo” in the United States. They have been been chosen by a panel of zoo and family travel experts. The St. Louis Zoo won USA Today's ...